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Graham Parker And The Rumour On World Cafe

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The British band, reunited after 30-plus years, performs new songs and discusses its film debut.

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KCRW Presents: Atlas Genius

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The Australian band has made a splash in America with its single "Trojans." Watch leaders Keith and Michael Jeffrey perform the rock hit live on Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Alt-J: An 'Awesome Wave' Of Eccentric Rock

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The Mercury Prize-winning British band is behind All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's favorite album of 2012, An Awesome Wave. Watch the group perform its biggest hit live at opbmusic's studios.

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Lianne La Havas On World Cafe

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The up-and-coming British soul singer performs songs from her debut album, Is Your Love Big Enough?

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Milt Jackson On Piano Jazz

In an archival session from 1991, the vibraphonist gets together with host Marian McPartland for a performance of his own standard, "Bags' Groove."

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Cody ChesnuTT On World Cafe

The soul singer plays stripped-down versions of songs from his latest album, Landing on a Hundred.

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People Get Ready On World Cafe

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The New York band blends music and movement seamlessly, blurring the line between a rock concert and a dance performance.

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Vintage Cafe: Alabama Shakes

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Hear the rock 'n' roll quartet perform its enthusiastic, soulful songs live in the studio.

Alabama Shakes On World Cafe

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Mumford & Sons On World Cafe

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The band responsible for the term "arena folk" talks about balancing between quiet and loud spaces within its music. And, of course, it performs songs from its new album, Babel.

Mumford & Sons On World Cafe

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KCRW Presents: Robert Glasper Experiment

Glasper's group makes a mix of jazz, soul and R&B. It's impossible to classify as one particular genre; it's as eclectic and different as it is cohesive and round. Watch the group perform "Lift Off."